Learning the basics of pond alkalinity will help you ensure this important water quality parameter is properly balanced in your pond.
While rain can benefit your pond by providing a zero-cost, soft water supply free of chemicals like chlorine or chloramine, it can also potentially harm your pond.
Koi ponds naturally attract wildlife to your garden, which can provide a rich oasis for animals in addition to your fish. However, the welfare of your koi and
Though you might not enjoy the aesthetic, some algae in your pond are normal. Algae thrive off nitrates in koi waste and are an essential part of your
Inheriting a koi pond along with the purchase of a new home can be exciting but daunting, especially for a novice. If you are lucky, the previous homeowner provided detailed instructions on the pond and its care. The following are some things to consider when you are deciding whether to assume ownership of a koi pond.
Whether you have an existing koi pond or an empty backyard water garden, you might wonder whether it would make a good home for the goldfish in your
Obtaining an accurate measurement of your pond’s volume is helpful for anyone keeping koi. Knowing the correct number of gallons your pond holds is key to informing stocking
While adding new fish to your pond late in the season is typically okay, there are a few considerations to keep in mind before doing so.